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like steve day. some of the hundred of miners who a year-long joint investigation by abc news and the center for public integrity found have been quietly battling and losing against big coal companies and their prominent expensive doctors. >> a total national disgrace. the deck is stacked in theory and practice against coal miners, men and women and it is tragic. >> reporter: black lung remains the scourge of coal country. yet big coal companies have been able to avoid paying millions of dollars in black lung benefits to ailing miners thanks largely to their doctors says west virginia senator jay rockefeller. >> you can hardly do anything but cry with rage, with sadness. >> reporter: in the case of the late gary fox one of the first doctors the coal company asked to review his record, a long specialist from pittsburgh, who stand out in appalachia in his red porsche. several judges described him as hostile to the black lung program and biased in his findings. the doctor's finding on gary fox, black lung not present. doctor, good morning. i am brian ross from abc news. been tryi
hospitals. after a lifetime of working in west virginia coal mines, steve day's doctors found he had black lung from breathing in so much coal dust. the disease scars and shrinks the lungs. once again it's on the rise among miners. >> my doctors say my lungs are shot. >> reporter: he says he can't be far from his oxygen tanks and in 2005 he was awarded a $1,000 a month disability benefit under a federal program for coal miners with black lung. but day's coal company appealed the case and then won after it hired a doctor at one of the country's most prestigious hospitals, johns hopkins in baltimore. dr. paul wheeler found day did not have disabling black lung, the same opinion he has given against hundreds of coal miners who also had been denied benefits. for dr. wheeler's opinions, the coal companies have paid hopkins millions of dollars. >> you have essentially become dr. no. you never find. >> i do find black lung. >> not according to what we have seen. >> reporter: according to available records from the last 13 years, examined by abc news and the center for peb integrity, of 1,573 case
their son's final moments. here's abc's steve osunsami. >> reporter: this is the surveillance video that the u.s. attorney here has now asked the fbi to study tonight, from that cold afternoon. 17-year-old kendrick johnson, in the white shirt, walks into a busy high school gym in georgia, and never walks back out. >> it's one step closer to finding out what happened to my son. >> reporter: what happens next wasn't caught on camera. the sheriff, the school system and a state pathologist all say that johnson most likely dropped a shoe into a rolled up gym mat and then suffocated trying to get it out. johnson's family refuses to believe this, and they've now convinced their u.s. attorney to help. >> at this time, i am of the opinion that a sufficient basis exists for my office to conduct a formal review of the facts and investigation surrounding the death of kendrick johnson. >> reporter: the parents hired their own medical examiner who said this was a killing, blunt force trauma to the neck. when they exhumed his body, many of his internal organs were missing. authorities blamed the f
, a judge has released surveillance footage that could change that judgment. steve osunsami has the story. >> reporter: this is the surveillance video from the high school gym, showing that moments before hendrick johnson died. >> it's just one step closer find out what happened to my son. >> reporter: you see the high school athlete for only a brief second in the white shirt, with other students in the gym. police say sometime after walking past this camera, he reached into a rolled-up gym mat trying to get a shoe. and suffocated trying to get out. his family never believed this for a second. >> we still have a long way to go. but it's a start. >> reporter: the school system, the sheriff and the coroner have determined that johnson's death was an accident. but a judge agreed with johnson's family, ordering the release of this video, as well as the school's entire case file on the incident. including, most importantly, the names of these minors playing ball and others who were in or near the gym. >> we now have the means with which to identify specific students. and what it is they claim
recognize that left eye the guy driving the taxi is steve dash playing jason, the deranged killer from the first two "friday the 13th" >> turning towards alaska. >> wrong sound there. that -- you'll hear that story coming up sports in just a bit. >> story telling about was steve dash in "friday the 13th" movies he's appeared in 42 films. so he's perfect for driving people on halloween. >> yes. coming up the new job for the man that leaked private information about nsa. >> plus, millions will see government benefits cut as of tomorrow. impact we'll see in california. >> she's 83 years old and an international jewel thief? what she has to say about her crimes we'll have the story coming up. >> after a long study and lots of deliberation, passengers no longer have to put away hand held so yso you can happily let the grlife get in the way, while planning for tomorrow. so you can finish the great american novel banking for the life you have investing for the life you want chase. so you can >>> one in seven americans received food stamps tomorrow, benefits will drop. >> now, why this is happ
without kobe and resting steve nash. running the break and behind the back. warriors roll 125-94 and visit the clippers in l.a. tomorrow night. >> the crowd is into it and we have the best chance in the game. you score like that and there is nothing better. >> he was in the zone. the sharks and kings in l.a. and how is this for a start? 13 seconds in and in a flash it is 1-0 team teal. the sharks are up 3-2 and late in the third and the power play with justin williams tieing it. they go to over time and a hooking penalty gives l.a. another power play and a blast ends it 4-3 kings. it is the second overtime loss of the year. abc7 sports brought to you by riverwalk casino. >> good night. good stuff. >>> ripping up carpet masoned you directly to i want you to be kind.ff i want you to be smart. super smart. i want one thing in a doctor. i want you to be handsome. i want you to be awesome. i don't want you to look at the chart before you say hi...david. i want you to return my emails. i want you to keep me doing this for another sixty years. at kaiser permanente, we want you to choose the doct
the site launched. details from abc's steve portnoy. >> reporter: an inside look into just how difficult it was to sign up in the first days of healthcare.gov. notes from war room sessions on october 2nd and 3rd, are an early catalog of glitches. documents released by the house oversight committee, suggest just six people successfully signed up for coverage on the first day of enrollment. and by the end of the second day, after millions tried to logon, only 248 people were said to have enrolled. the obama administration says he's numbers aren't official. in her testimony this week, health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius says the website's flaws make any early data unreliable. >> we do not have any reliable data around enrollment, which is why we haven't given it to date. >> reporter: her agency doesn't plan to issue its first report on enrollment figures until mid-november. but the first days overwhelmingly viewed as a disaster. a survey shows 80% of those polled have a negative impression of obama care implementation. just 14% say it's gone well, that the law has benefite
sure the riders are being held. >> steve has 20,000 signatures in support of a ban on transit worker strikes. he has 1,300 e-mails written directly to senator who is the chairman of the transportation committee and will print the signatures today. >> rideers and commuters have to take a stand and say, no more, this is not reasonable. we need to get our political leaders to respond. >> bart union leaders say they deserve the right to strike. >> he needs to walk a day in our shoes and find out what it is like to be a bart employee. >> back to the issue of the contract vote, the polls are going to be open until 10:00 tonight and they will make an announcement with the results, they hope, by 11:00 tonight. >> we want to take you back to our other breaking story with traffic backed up after a car fire filled a tunnel with smoke. laura, what is going on? we are trying to get laura by phone. >> the eastbound lanes of highway 24, a couple hundreds yards west of the tunnel we are standing in the middle of the emergency vehicles. there were five ambulances but now they are down to two ambulanc
to have completed more than six months ago >> local history now. the house where steve jobs grew up and built apple computers is now a historic property. the his storal commission gave the house a december nation. they've been considering the proposal since jobs died the home is where jobs and his partner built their first 100 apple one computers the family moved into the home in 1968. it's now owned by steve's sister patricia. >> wow >> coming up next how a facebook smart phone app can turn you into an >>> if you haven't heard of bit strips there is a good chance you've seen them. character that's look like a lot of your friends. it's an overnight sensation, maybe too popular for makers to keep up. >> just another day on the news deck des being all i can think about was dinner having later tonight. the boss sent me fishing for a story about a story called bit strips so i headed down to a coffee shop where people who know about apps tend to hang out. >> do you use bit strips? >> no >> gregory explained they're colorful cartoons featuring characters that look like themselves >> peopl
and resting steve nash. running the break and behind the back. warriors roll 125-94 and visit the clippers in l.a. tomorrow night. >> the crowd is into it and we have the best chance in the game. you score like that and there is nothing better. >> he was in the zone. the sharks and kings in l.a. and how is this for a start? 13 seconds in and in a flash it is 1-0 team teal. the sharks are up 3-2 and late in the third and the power play with justin williams tieing it. they go to over time and a hooking penalty gives l.a. and a blast ends it 4-3 kings. it is the second overtime loss of the year. abc7 sports brought to you by riverwalk casino. >> good night. good stuff. >>> ripping up carpet masoned you directly to into an easy dinner with crescent dogs. just separate, add hot dogs, cheese, roll 'em up, and bake. lookin' hot, c-dog. pillsbury crescents. make dinner pop. he loves me. he loves me not. he loves me. he loves me not. ♪ he loves me! that's right. [ mom ] warm and flaky in 15, everyone loves pillsbury grands! [ girl ] make dinner pop! wake up weather. you will feel the halloween c
and wife and i made that terrible bad choice. i'm responsible for making it. >>reporter: steve refused to be interviewed for the story. i'm completely clean and sober since january. focus on my so bright and continue okay the path of rebe my life. i made too much progress to bring up the past. she first used meth parking his car. >> was it mostly clear to you that i'm in trouble when the smoke was in your lung. thinks addicting. >> that went a thought in my head i would have stopped. it was, it was i enjoy this i like it. and then. >>reporter: was it powerful attraction to it. >> it was immediate. >>reporter: nadia and bill began living apart and she tried to break up with chick several times but he threatened to expose her secret life and reveal he had a sex tape. >> did you consent to him taking the video. >> no he didn't ask me. god no, did you see the camera. >> no. in fact i would always text his phone a lot to see if he had because he had recorded us before. >>reporter: bill lochier found a copy of the sex video left in the mail box of their hayward home. >> the pain t
that terrible bad choice. i'm responsible for making it. >>reporter: steve refused to be interviewed for the story. i'm completely clean and sober since january. focus on my so bright and continue okay the path of rebe my life. i made too much progress to bring up the past. she first used meth parking his car. >> was it mostly clear to you that i'm in trouble when the smoke was in your lung. thinks addicting. >> that went a thought in my head i would have stopped. it was, it was i enjoy this i like it. and then. >>reporter: was it powerful attraction to it. >> it was immediate. >>reporter: nadia and bill began living apart and she tried to break up with chick several times but he threatened to expose her secret life and reveal he had a sex tape. >> did you consent to him taking the video. >> no he didn't ask me. god no, did you see the camera. >> no. in fact i would always text his phone a lot to see if he had because he had recorded us before. >>reporter: bill lochier found a copy of the sex video left in the mail box of their hayward home.he pain that he must have felt.
transit worker strikes and that is also in the news today. the city council member steve glazer wants to make it a law that transit workers can't strike. and he says he has gathered 20,000 signature owes a petition calling for a ban. and today, he and his supporters will march from the pleasant hill b.a.r.t. station to the office of the senate transportation committee chairperson to deliver those signatures. so still a lot to watch in this story. reporting live, amy holyfield, abc 7 news. >>> a new twist involving the sheriff's deputy who shot and killed a teenager carrying a realistic looking rifle. a man came forward saying the same county deputy recently pulled a gun on him two months ago. jeff westbrook claims he was pulled over for a traffic stop when the deputy twice pulled out his gun in an encounter. his attorney says a veteran with lots of experience would only pull his gun if there was a need and that the shooting of 13-year-old andy lopez last week was the first time gaylehouse had actually fired r fired his gun in the line of duty. >>> the south bay father whose two childr
play wall street, too. apple is a mindful company. for years, steve jobs was directive of wall street, it's important. >> tote, it sold close to 30 million iphones. ceo tim cook told reporters that apple's success tied to customer satisfaction, usage and customer loyalty. apple going after consumers in china, making 60% of the revenue from international sales. also getting pressure from carl icon. who would like to see apple spend for stock buy backs. apple's quarterly profit several hundred million lower than a year ago. it faces competition from samsung. >> there are more tablets out there than back in 2007 when apple came out with iphone. but i think apple continued to release a product that is very high quality, people want. that exceeds or equal to competition out there. >> obama administration announced it's granting a six-week extension for americans to sign up for health insurance and avoid paying penalties. the deadline is now march 31. this is the wake of technical problem wtz health care.gov web site you've heard b yesterday a data center went down, stopping online enrollme
>> the home steve jobs built the first apple computers is now on historic december nation. >> jobs moved into the home with his foster parents in 1968. he and apple co-founder built the first apple one computers in the garage. the home is owned by jobs sister. any proposed modifications require review. >> another company welcomed high school students for a rare opportunity. >> microsoft invited children to their mountain view campus for friendly competition. abc7 news has the story. >> ideas came fast from four high school students. >> i think obesity is something we can tackle >> this group is smart part of the junior innovation camp the 30 or so chosen students came up with a stlugs a local, national or global concern after debate, team skiep had a plan >> it would be useful for high school students say charging your iphone and pedalling at the same time. >> this is environmentally friendly. >> each group gets a mentor, helping them formulate a plan. past winning ideas included a retractible hypodermic needle, and a vegetable vending machine. students see this as an incredible opportun
. i was an elected official, a mother, a wife. i made a terrible, bad choichlts >> reporter: steve jakanie mailed me i am clean, soeb scombrer staying focussed on my sobriety. i have made too much progress to bring up the past. lockyear she says she used it while in his car. >> reporter: when the smoke filled your lungs was it clear to you that i'm in trouble? this is addicting? that wasn't a thought. i would have stopped. it was -- i enjoy this. i like it. and then, you know -- >> reporter: was it powerful attraction? >> immediate. >> reporter: nadya and bill began living apart. she says she tried to break up with him several times but he revealed he had a sex tape. >> reporter: did you consent to the video? >> oh, god no. no. in fact i would always check his phone to see if he had he recorded us before. >> reporter: bill lockyear found a copy of the sex video left in the mail box of their home. >> the pain. he had me if i was involved with someone. i said yes. >> reporter: the pressure continued to build until february 3, 2012. nadya tell meez someone was trying to access t
. and i made that deshl, bad choice. i'm responsible for making it. >> reporter: steve refused to be interviewed for the story and e-mailed me i have been completely clean and sober since january. i'm continuing on the path to rebuilding my life and made too much progress to bring up the past. when the smoke filled your lungs, was it clear to you that i'm in trouble? this is addicting? i'm hooked. >> that wasn't a thought in my head. i think i would have stopped. it was i enjoy this. i like it. and then -- >> reporter: was it a powerful attraction to it? >> it was immediate. >> reporter: nadya and bill began living apart. she tried to break up with her lover several times. he revealed he had a sex tape. >> did he ask you to concept to the tape? >> i would check his phone a lot to see if he had because he had recorded us before. >> reporter: bill found the copy of the sex video lift in the mailbox at their home. >> the pain that he must have felt. he asked if i was involved with someone and i said yes. >> reporter: the pressure continued to build until 2012. someone was trying t
, bought and gave me drugs years before meeting steve and then called me crazy when i sought help. >> it was more personal stuff, relationship issues. that's why i said some of the statement was true and some wasn't. >> he never bought you drugs? >> no. >> he never gave you drugs? >> no. >> bill lock ear declined oar request, but last year his spokesman told the mercury news that it is completely, totally, utterly false he gave drugs to his wife. thin nadia resigned and the attorney general's office refused to charge chicanni citing insufficient evidence. it didn't help her case she saw chicanni after the alleged assault. >> i believe my credibility was drastically affected by my using. >> nadia says chicanni was taunting her with a sex tape he made and bill saw it after somebody dropped a copy off at their hayward home. and then chicanni is asked where he may sell the sex tapes he made with her and provided two youtube clips putting nadia lock ear trying to get my vote. >> i was in complete shock. i didn't know where to begin to get help. >> in may 2012 a judge approved nadia's r
attorney general, the state's top cop, bought and gave me drugs years before meeting steve and then called me crazy when i sought help. >> it was more personal stuff, relationship issues. that's why i said some of the statement was true and some wasn't. >> he never bought you drugs? >> no. >> he never gave you drugs? >> no. >> bill lock ear declined oar request, but last year his spokesman told the mercury news that it is completely, totally, utterly false he gave drugs to his wife. thin nadia resigned and the attorney general's office refused to charge chicanni citing insufficient evidence. it didn't help her case she saw chicanni after the alleged assault. >> i believe my credibility was drastically affected by my using. >> nadia says chicanni was taunting her with a sex tape he made and bill saw it after somebody dropped a copy off at their hayward home. and then chicanni is asked where he may sell the sex tapes he made with her and provided two youtube clips putting nadia lock ear trying to get my vote. >> i was in complete shock. i didn't know where to begin to get help. >> in may 201
fan steve bartman's infamous catch during that pivotal playoff game. infamous moment. now add controversial call in game three of the world series. and where more on this, here's abc's ron claiborne. >> reporter: one out. bottom of the ninth. cardinal runners on second and third. jon jay hits a sharp ground ball. the red sox fielder fires home to get the lead runner, but the catcher throws wildly to third base. here comes the throw from left field, and the runner is out, but wait, he's safe? the umpire says the third baseman interfered with the runner and overturned the out call. take another look. the cardinal runner trips over third baseman will middlebrooks. the cardinals win, 5-4. the red sox cry foul. >> i have to dive for that ball, and there's nowhere for me to go. >> but the umpire said later the rule is clear. a fielder cannot block a runner. >> the base runner has every right to go unobstructed to home plate and, unfortunately, for middlebrooks he was right there. >> reporter: joyce is the same umpire who famously botched this play at first base in 2010, calling a ru
have been better. >> steve glazer is taking that anger to the next level. he says he has 20,000 signatures from people who support a ban on transit worker strikes. today he will walk those signatures along with his supporters from the pleasant hill station to the office of transit committee chairperson. as the b.a.r.t. labor negotiations winds down, he is gearing up in his fight. so there is still a lot to watch in this story. reporting live, amy holyfield, abc news. >>> a new dwoft involving a sheriff's deputy who shot and killed a teenager carry ago realistic looking rifle. a man has come forward saying the same deputy recently pulled a gun on him two months ago. mr. westbrook says he was pulled over four a traffic stop when deputy galehouse pulled out his gun in the encounter. an attorney for galehouse says he would only pull his gun if there was a need and the shooting of andy lopez last week was the first time galehouse fired his gun in the line of duty. >>> two young children found abandon in a car on a street tore more than 14 hours are safely this morning. their fath
source, steve glazer says he has 20,000 signatures on a petition in support of passing a law stating that transit workers cannot go on strike. today, glazer and his supporters plan to march to the office of the senate chairman transportation committee to deliver those signature signatures. we have a sample of what b.a.r.t. riders are saying about this idea this morning. >> i think the impact that it has in the bay area can sort of justify something like that going to something like -- some sort of negotiation as opposed to closing it down because the traffic and the financial impact is pretty great. >> i don't agree with the strike. but i am french. i think people are -- should be allowed to strike if they need to. i think it's part of the free speech and the freedom. >> those workers who went on strike two weeks ago will get a say of the contract pose posal today. the union use unions will vote on the offer. it includes a raise, 15.4% over two years, and it adds health care and pension costs for the employees. that voting will go on all day and into the night. unions say think may b
how bad it was operating right after it came on-line. we get details from steve portnoy. >> reporter: it's an inside look in to how difficult it was to sign up in the first days of healthcare.gov. notes from war room sessions on october 2nd and 3rd are an early catalog of glitches. documents released by the house oversight committee suggest six people successfully signed up for coverage on the first day of enrollment. by the end of the second day, after millions tried to log on, only 248 people were said to have enrolled. the obama administration says these numbers aren't official. in her testimony this week, health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius says the website's flaws make any early data unreliable. >> we do not have any reliable data around enrollment, which is why we haven't given it to date. >> reporter: they don't plan to issue them until mid november. the first month now in the books was overwhelmingly viewed as a disaster. a survey released this morning from the kaiser family foundation reports that 80% of those polled have a negative impression of obama care
. first, we want to say hello to max, nate han, tom, jay, and steve. you're about to embark on a world tour. what is the best part of having experienced this together as hitting the road together? >> having seen the fans. they're amazing. [ cheers and applause ] they always come out and support us. they're like, different people from different countries. it's a nice feeling. >> tell us about the album. what is different? >> it's taken us two years to make. hopefully, it's pretty good. yeah, i think it's our best album yet. we genuinely are proud of it. >> we're excited to hear it. are you ready to hear a little something? can we get to the fall concert performance. singing we own the night. off their new album, the wanted. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ may our hearts be full like our drinks tonight ♪ ♪ may we sing and dance 'til we lose our minds ♪ ♪ we are only young if we seize the night ♪ ♪ tonight we own the night tonight we own the night ♪ ♪ la la la la la la, la, la, la, la ♪ ♪ la la la la la la la la la la ♪ ♪ la la la la la la la la la la ♪ ♪ when my t
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